Capital One Digital for Good

Capital One® Digital for Good Summit

Enabling Canadian charities to thrive in a digital future.

June 18, 2018

The Globe and Mail Centre

Toronto, Canada

Join us for the very first Capital One® Digital for Good Summit – a day designed to empower charities and non-profit organizations to use technology as a force for good. We’re looking forward to giving participants access to tech leaders and facilitating collaboration among peers.

Whether your goal is to build a tech-focused team, to learn about new available tools or to spark inspiration, we have something for you!

Cost: FREECapital One Digital for Good Summit is an event exclusively for registered charities.

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Keynote Speaker

Shiza Shahid: Keynote speaker

Keynote Speaker

Shiza Shahid

Malala Fund Co-Founder, NOW Ventures Founder, Technologist, Investor and Impact Leader

In partnership with Nobel Prize winner Malala Yousafzai, Shiza Shahid co-founded the Malala Fund, an organization focused on providing quality education to 130 million girls. She is also passionate about the social change that technology can create and launched NOW Ventures with AngelList to fund mission-driven technology start-ups. Shiza has also been recognized as one of TIME’s “30 Under 30 People Changing the World,” Forbes' “30 Under 30 – Social Entrepreneurs” and a Tribeca Institute Disruptive Innovator.

Agenda

  1. 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

    Registration and Breakfast

  2. 9:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m.

    Opening Remarks

    Patrick Ens, Vice President, Strategy & Brand, Capital One Canada

  3. 9:15 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

    Keynote Speaker

    Shiza Shahid, Malala Fund Co-Founder, NOW Ventures Founder, Technologist, Investor and Impact Leader

  4. 10:00 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

    Fireside Chat: Balancing Digital Demand and Human Touch

    Andrea Cotroneo, Chief Legal Counsel, Capital One Canada

    Ted Kaiser, VP Technology & Chief Project Management Officer, Kids Help Phone

  5. 10:45 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

    Networking Break

  6. 11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

    Panel Discussion: How the Cloud Can Improve Your Charity's Efficiency

    Mark Cauwels, Chief Technology Officer, Capital One Canada

    Microsoft Azure

  7. 11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

    Lunch

  8. 1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

    Breakout Session 1

    Community Building

    The Journey of a Story: Adapting Content to Optimize Community Engagement

    Sean Stanleigh, Managing Editor, Globe and Mail Content Studio

    The Data Advantage

    Data Revolution: Making the Most Out of Data Within Your Organization

    Paul Tedesco, President, Track / Tribal DDB

  9. 1:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.

    Networking Break

  10. 1:45 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

    Breakout Session 2

    Community Building

    Social Hacks: How to Be Efficient and Effective with Your Social Media Strategy

    Ian Lopez, Global Marketing Solutions, Facebook

    The Data Advantage

    Building Your Toolbox: What to Use for Data Tracking and Insight

    Bryan Smith, Co-Founder & CEO, ThinkData Works

  11. 2:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

    Closing Speaker

    Bruce MacDonald, President & CEO, Imagine Canada

  12. 2:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

    Closing Remarks

    Capital One Canada

  13. 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

    Networking Reception

General Sessions

General Sessions

Keynote Speaker

Shiza Shahid, Malala Fund Co-Founder, NOW Ventures Founder, Technologist, Investor and Impact Leader

As co-founder of the Malala Fund and NOW Ventures, a tech-focused social impact investment firm, Shiza offers a unique perspective on how charities can use technology to further drive meaningful change.

Fireside Chat: Balancing Digital Demand and Human Touch

Andrea Cotroneo, Chief Legal Counsel, Capital One Canada

Ted Kaiser, VP Technology & Chief Project Management Officer, Kids Help Phone

Advances in technology provide unprecedented opportunities and inevitable challenges for organizations hoping to create positive change in the world. Because the client experience is paramount, charities need to carefully consider the role that technology can play. Ted Kaiser will share best practices for successfully navigating your way through new technology options to find solutions that help you meet your highest potential.

Panel Discussion: How the Cloud Can Improve Your Charity's Efficiency

Mark Cauwels, Chief Technology Officer, Capital One Canada

Microsoft Azure

The cloud is more than just a buzzword – it provides the opportunity to create, share and store information in a new way. This panel discussion will bring perspectives from Microsoft Azure and a local charity to shed light on the opportunities and barriers that exist with using the cloud.

Closing Speaker

Bruce MacDonald, President & CEO, Imagine Canada

Imagine Canada exists to support charitable organizations as they continue to play a pivotal role in building, enriching and defining our nation. Bruce offers a deep understanding of the challenges that charities face in their tech journeys and will share learnings on how attendees can be most successful as they adopt new technological tools and processes.

Breakout Sessions

Breakout Sessions

Breakout Session 1

Community Building

The Journey of a Story: Adapting Content to Optimize Community Engagement

Sean Stanleigh, Managing Editor, Globe and Mail Content Studio

In the age of social media, there is no shortage of platforms for organizations to connect with their audiences. In this breakout session, Sean Stanleigh will invite attendees into "the journey of a story” and share secrets of how to present content most effectively on various digital platforms.

The Data Advantage

Data Revolution: Making the Most Out of Data Within Your Organization

Paul Tedesco, President, Track / Tribal DDB

Collecting data is one thing, but knowing how to leverage it to better target specific audiences, like donors, is another game. Join this session for insights into how data is transforming marketing and why data visualization is crucial in helping you achieve your objectives.

Breakout Session 2

Community Building

Social Hacks: How to Be Efficient and Effective with Your Social Media Strategy

Ian Lopez Global Marketing Solutions, Facebook

Social media offers a unique opportunity to present content to a targeted audience, but understanding how to deliver the right content to the right individuals can be a challenge. In this breakout session, learn how to best navigate the Facebook platform to make the most of its algorithms and features.

The Data Advantage

Building Your Toolbox: What to Use for Data Tracking and Insight

Bryan Smith, Co-Founder & CEO, ThinkData Works

What tools are most impactful for collecting, organizing and managing data in order to derive the insights needed to make data-driven decisions? Bryan Smith will be sharing about this and more in this breakout session to help you build your data toolbox.

Location

Location

The Globe and Mail Centre
351 King Street East, Suite 1700
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
M5A 0N1
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The Capital One Digital for Good Promise

Capital One is a data-driven technology company and we believe that sharing our collective skills and our digital expertise can help Canadian charities bridge a growing tech gap. Helping charities thrive in a digital future will bring their services to a wider cross-section of people more effectively – building stronger communities where we live and work.

Our DNA is digital, and we’re using digital for good.

To learn more about what we do to drive social impact, check out our annual Gift the Code Hackathon.